Monument details

HER Number:103
Type of record:Archaeology
Name:New Manor Farm moated site

Summary

Scheduled Monument of a rectangular platform surrounded by a waterlogged moat. The present New Manor farmhouse is situated at the centre of the island with lawns, garden and a cobbled drive leading from a bridge across the eastern arm. A second bridge also crosses the western arm. The original New Manor manorhouse was built for John Dutton in 1526. The building foundations of this house lie below the lawns and gardens. The present manorhouse was rebuilt at some unspecified date.


Parish:PRESTON BROOK, HALTON

Monument Types

  • MANOR (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MANOR HOUSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MOAT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WALL (Wall-stone, Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status:Scheduled Monument 1011891: New Manor Farm Moated Site



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